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Unformatted text preview: CHARATER – Doric-masculine – Ionic- more feminine – Corinthian- exuberant look into the orders* – approach classicism with a critical perspective. Elements of Architecture II : Scale and Proportion – Notion of scale is easy to grasp, it has to deal with size, hor large does the object compare to the surrondins. – Imoteph, first architect, designer of the Pyramids. – Maya Lin, Vietnam memorial – PROPORTION- relationship of sizes and dimensions. – *golden section, golden ratio – Le Corbusier and his figure scale. – Cement and Concrete, cement is one ingredient of Concrete, its the binding agent. Elements of Architecture III: rhythm-...
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- Spring '10
- Doric order, Ionic order, – Beaux-arts Classicism, Free-style classicism, Corinthian- exuberant look